Kineto Announces Video Contest for Fans of Wi-Fi Calling

Milpitas, Calif., October 25, 2010

Three winners with best 60-120-second video about Wi-Fi calling/UMA will get new Android smartphones

Kineto Wireless, Inc., the key innovator and leading supplier of solutions that enable smart offload for smartphones, today announced a video contest for fans of Wi-Fi calling and UMA.

CONTEST DETAILS
Who can participate: The Wi-Fi calling video contest is for anyone who loves, needs or craves being able to make calls over Wi-Fi on their smartphones. The contest is open to participants worldwide, especially those who use T-Mobile USA’s Wi-Fi Calling, Orange’s Unik or Unique, Rogers’ Talkspot, as well as people who don’t have such a service but wish they did.
What to submit: Submit a 1-2-minute video that captures enthusiasm and passion for Wi-Fi calling / UMA — how much you love it, how and where you use it or how it’s changed your life.
When: Contest opens today, and the deadline to submit a video is 11:59 p.m. PT, Nov. 30.
Winners: Three winners will be chosen by Kineto and announced on Dec. 15, 2010. Each winner will receive a new Android smartphone (brand and model to be determined at time of award).
More details: Rules and submission details are at wificalling.net.

Wi-Fi calling and UMA turn existing Wi-Fi access points into seamless extensions of the mobile network – providing improved coverage and faster downloads. T-Mobile USA recently announced the expansion of its Wi-Fi Calling service for a wide selection of Android™-powered smartphones. This solution is based on Kineto’s Smart Wi-Fi technology, powered by UMA.

About Kineto Wireless
Kineto Wireless is the key innovator and leading supplier of smart offload solutions for smartphones. Kineto’s solutions enable mobile operators to use existing Wi-Fi in subscriber’s homes and offices to offload mobile voice and data services, improve mobile coverage and offer competitive mobile VoIP services, as well as enable voice over LTE. Kineto’s Smart Wi-Fi Application and hosted Smart Offload-as-a-Service, based on the 3GPP UMA/GAN standard, have been deployed by mobile operators around the world. Kineto customers and partners include AudioCodes, Cisco, GENBAND, HTC, Juniper Networks, LG Electronics, Motorola, NEC, Orange, Qualcomm, RIM, Samsung and T-Mobile.

For more information, please visit http://www.kineto.com, and follow Kineto athttp://www.twitter.com/kinetowireless.

Media Enquiries for Kineto:

Steve Shaw
Kineto Wireless
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sshaw@kineto.com

 

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